Dec 2015
Author(s): Sosa, Mariano; Powell, Andrew
The October 2015 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that the simple average growth expectations for 2015 for the eight countries covered by…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Demaestri, Edgardo C.; Moskovits, Cynthia
Sovereign contingent liabilities materialize when uncertain future events, which are largely beyond the State's control, occur. They can represent a significant burden for public finances and…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Demaestri, Edgardo C.; Moskovits, Cynthia
Los pasivos contingentes soberanos "aquellos cuya materialización depende de la ocurrencia de eventos futuros inciertos, en mayor o menor medida fuera del control del Estado" pueden…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU); Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
El Microscopio global 2015: Análisis del entorno para la inclusión financiera,anteriormente conocido con el nombre de Microscopio global sobre el
entorno de negocios para las microfinanzas,…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Scholl, Lynn; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Hernández, María José; Molina, Adriana; Maciel, Odette; Vargas, María José
As part of its 2015 annual work plan, the Office of Evaluation and Oversight (OVE) is preparing the evaluation of the Bank's country program with Suriname for the period January 2011-December…
Dec 2015
Author(s): Stone, Leslie F.; Fryer, Michelle; Alonso, Pablo; Pires, Jose Claudio Linhares; Scholl, Lynn; Valdés Conroy, Héctor; Hernández, María José; Molina, Adriana; Maciel, Odette; Vargas, María José
En el marco del plan de trabajo anual para 2015, la Oficina de Evaluación y Supervisión (OVE) está preparando la Evaluación del Programa de País de Suriname para el período comprendido entre enero de…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Sosa, Mariano; Powell, Andrew
The August 2015 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that the simple average growth expectations for 2015 for the eight countries covered by…
Nov 2015
Author(s): Sánchez Ortega, Luis Aldo; Díaz Goti, Emiliano; García Zaballos, Antonio
El presente documento comparte la experiencia del Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones (IFT) respecto de las experiencias para establecer conceptos, principios y herramientas para la recolección,…
Oct 2015
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Gomez Osorio, Camilo; Khadan, Jeetendra
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin discusses recent economic developments in the 6 IDB-member Caribbean countries, as well as the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). The countries…
Oct 2015
Author(s): O'Brien, Cherran; Thomas, Chrystol; Wenner, Mark D.; Schmid, Juan Pedro; Gomez Osorio, Camilo; Khadan, Jeetendra
The Caribbean Region Quarterly Bulletin discusses recent economic developments in the 6 IDB-member Caribbean countries, as well as the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). The countries…
Oct 2015
Author(s): Ketterer, Juan Antonio; Bernal, Olver; Herrera, Diego; Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol
El alto costo que tienen para los países las crisis económicas y financieras lleva a la necesidad de contar con enfoques integrales para medir, analizar, gestionar y mitigar los riesgos…
Sep 2015
Author(s): Sosa, Mariano; Powell, Andrew
The July 2015 surveys of expectations conducted by Central Banks with inflation targeting regimes indicate that the simple average growth expectations for 2015 for the eight countries covered by…
Jun 2015
Author(s): de Olloqui, Fernando; Andrade, Gabriela; Herrera, Diego
La inclusión financiera conlleva múltiples beneficios socioeconómicos entre los que se destaca la reducción de la vulnerabilidad de los hogares de menores ingresos, ya que proporciona instrumentos…
May 2015
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)
Cada vez más, líderes empresariales y gobiernos prestan atención a los retornos sociales, económicos y financieros que se obtienen de enfocarse en las mujeres y en la igualdad de género. Desde una…
Apr 2015
Author(s): Schmid, Juan Pedro
The worldwide fight against money laundering (AML) is escalating. Individuals and businesses that conduct and depend on legitimate international financial transactions are feeling the impact of…
Mar 2015
Author(s): Fernández Martín, Andrés; Tamayo, Cesar
This paper presents an integrated overview of the literature linking institutions, financial development and economic growth. From the large body of research on institutional development, the paper…